Increasing Retention Through an Integrated Student Experience Approach

This webinar will focus on effective implementation strategies, student success and retention outcomes, lessons learned and NECC’s plans for an integrated student experience using Starfish to increase student retention and success.

Changing Face of the Community College

Eight years ago administrators laying plans for Guttman Community College in New York City set a goal: This school would not be like so many other community colleges with low completion rates. Guttman would make getting students to graduation a primary mission.

K-12 and Community College Partnerships for Access, Readiness, and Success

With an increasing focus on dual enrollment and college access, K-12 institutions and community colleges have put an emphasis on working together to provide the best experience for students. Join Dr. Mary Rittling and Dr. David Schuler as they discuss partnerships developed in their communities to increase access to community college, prepare students to be college-ready, and to foster student success in high school, college, and beyond.

Guided Pathways and iPASS: Supporting Student Success from Start to Finish

Stella and Charles Guttman Community College, the newest community college in the City University of New York, is an equity-driven, guided learning pathways institution. Having just completed our fourth year, Guttman’s educational model is proving to be successful in helping students make timely progress towards degree completion; our two- and three-year graduation rates are well above the national average.

Starfish by Hobsons Expands to Pima Community College District

More than 70,000 students at Pima Community College District in the greater Tucson, Arizona, metropolitan area will have access to Starfish by Hobsons beginning in the fall 2017.

Pima Community College District Taps Academic Advising Technology to Advance Student Success

Pima Community College District partners with Hobsons to provide students with real-time, individualized support

Summer Melt Blog Post

Five Ways Community Colleges Can Reduce Summer Melt

At a time when community college enrollment is on the decline, community colleges can’t afford the negative effect summer melt can have on their yield. Here are five tips that can help minimize summer melt.

San Jacinto College and Clear Creek ISD: A Lesson in Bridging the Gap Between K-12 and Higher Ed

One community college in Houston, Texas, discovered a unique way to bridge the gap between high school and higher education for students in its community.

The 2016 Inside Higher Ed Survey of Community College Presidents

Inside Higher Ed’s second annual survey of community college presidents aims to understand how these leaders perceive and address the challenges facing two-year institutions of higher education in the U.S.

Starting Early to Create Continuous Pathways

Hobsons and Achieving the Dream partner to help more students go to community college and start their careers.


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